I first heard the unique country-soaked folk sounds of Hollis Smith aka Mr. & Mrs Smith back in 2013 via WFMU’s Free Music Archive. Immediately I was drawn to the directness and integrity of the music. While I’m not usually a country fan, there are artists who exude an honesty in their music that gives their sound a more universal quality. For me, Johnny Cash was one of those artists and Mr. & Mrs. Smith is also.Long time blocSonic listeners may already be familiar with the Mr.... Topics: blocsonic, flac, mp3, ogg, indie, folk, country, blues, mr. & mrs. smith
Of course we didn’t invent the compilation! Duh! No really! We didn’t… seriously! Why do you doubt me? Even though we didn’t invent them it doesn’t mean we didn’t perfect them… so here’s another perfect compilation for your soul to absorb via your ear canals. A collection of 11 tracks plus one sampler. That’s two bonus tracks on top of the standard 10 track line-up! Whoa! Crazy! I loved the Jay Slim release so much that I simply couldn’t contain myself to only one track.... Topics: rock, pop, indie-pop, electro-pop, hip-hop, electronic, alt-pop, alt-country, punk
This here is our proper December 2007 release... a bit late. It's a terrific collection of 10 net audio gems that explores the acoustic side of sound in varying degrees. Some tracks are purely acoustic, while others merge the digital with the acoustic. When you're done with this, be sure to leave a review and then head over to blocSonic for more surprises! Peace Mike Gregoire Owner/Creator blocSonic.com Topics: rock, electronic, country, alt country, reggae, dub, pop, hip-hop
After a shocking nine months since the last netBloc release, I’m very happy to say that we return today with Volume 46 of the series with “#returnofthenetlboc”! The reasons for such a lengthy delay are many… among which are… busy release schedule… difficulty locking down all tracks, causing a record four tracklist reworkings. Regardless of the reasons, the goal with this release, is to get back to regularly releasing netBlocs.After such a long wait, I want the focus to be the music,... Topics: netbloc, blocsonic, flac, mp3, ogg, pop, rock, indie, trip-hop, hip-hop, metal, progressive-rock,...